but even more importantly, held seats in north dakota, ohio, montana, virginia, wisconsin. so it's a disappointment for republicans. i don't think there's any doubt about it. >> brown: linda killian, what can you read from the congressional results about where voters were at? >> well, i think one thing i would say about the senate votes, the senate elections, and the republicans who lost, it was more that the republicans lost those races than the-- you know, in indiana and missouri. i mean, i have a theor-- voters do not like it when people say silly, stupid things, and when they embarrass them. and this is what you saw in this senate election. and the republicans-- and also, the moderate voters, you know, the mormoderate candidates were elected. >> brown: so moderate, you see a-- moderate voters sort of making the difference? >> i do, i do, yes. and barack obama carried moderate voters.